618-589-1152
Bruckert, Gruenke & Long, P.C.
Serving Metro East, Illinois, Since 2002

Douglas C. Gruenke

Douglas C. Gruenke

Partner
Location:
O'Fallon, Illinois
Phone:
618-589-1152
Fax:
(618)624-4221
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Municipal Law
  • 20% Business and Corporate Law
  • 20% Real Estate Law
  • 10% General Civil Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 30% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2002
  • Missouri, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2003

Education

  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2002
  • Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois
    • B.A. - 1999
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Clients

  • Village of New Baden, Illinois
  • Strano & Associates, Ltd.
  • City of Centralia

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenter – “A Primer on Special Service Areas” – Southwest Illinois City Management Association meeting – November 6, 2015
  • Author – “Vehicle Impound Authority after Hayenga”, Illinois Local Government Lawyers Association Journal – February 2015
  • Author – “Public Prayer Post Galloway”, Illinois Local Government Lawyers Association Journal – June 2014
  • Author – “Special Service Areas: The Forgotten Development Tool”, Illinois Local Government Lawyers Association Journal – March 2013
  • Presenter – “Administrative Adjudication for Illinois Municipalities” – Southwest Illinois City Management Association meeting – November 2, 2012
  • Presenter – “Municipal Electric Aggregation” – Illinois Municipal League Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois – October 20, 2012
  • Author and Presenter - “Hot Topics in Land Use and Zoning Law”, State and Local Government Law, National Business Institute – June 14, 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • St. Clair County Bar Association
  • Clinton County Bar Association
  • Illinois Local Government Lawyers Association – Board of Directors, 2011 - Present
  • Illinois Municipal League
  • Illinois Tax Increment Association
  • Metropolitan Mayor’s Caucus – Steering Committee on Electric Aggregation

Pro Bono Activities

  • New Baden Athletic Booster Club, Inc., 2002 - Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Adjunct Faculty Member - Park University - Business Law Instructor

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Pi Kappa Alpha

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